Judging Contest Rules

1. Contests will each include six classes of animals. Dairy classes will include as many breeds as possible considering available animals. Livestock classes will consist of a market and breeding class, where possible in beef cattle, sheep, swine, and goats.

2. No reasons will be given.

3. 4– H and FFA members will judge the same classes simultaneously.

4. Twelve minutes will be allowed to judge each class, not including three minutes to shift to next class.

5. FFA members are considered “in school” if they were in 9th to 12th grade as of June 1 of the current year.

6. Hippology will consist of 6-8 stations that will include written tests, identification test and judging 4 horses on confirmation.

7. Pre-entry encouraged, but not required.

8. All judging contests are open to any 4-H or FFA member in Lebanon County.

9. Contestants can enter only 4-H or FFA in each contest area, not both.

Dairy Classes:

01. 8-10 years

02. 11-13 years

03. 14 years and over

04. FFA

Livestock Classes:

05. 8-10 years

06. 11-13 years

07. 14 years and over

08. FFA

Rabbit Skillathon Classes:

09. 8-10 years

10. 11-13 years

11. 14 years and over

12. FFA

Hippology Classes:

13. 8-10 years

14. 11-13 years

15. 14 years and over

16. FFA

Goat Skillathon Classes:

17. 8-10 years

18. 11-13 years

19. 14 years and over

20. FFA

Poultry Classes:

21. 8-10 years

22. 11-13 years

23. 14 years and over

24. FFA

Premiums: 1st- $10.00; 2nd- $8.00; 3rd- $6.00; 4th- $4.00; 5th- $2.00